Are you ready for usage-based motor insurance?

Are you ready for usage-based motor insurance?
By Guest | 26 April 2017

Katie DeGraaf from Willis Towers Watson says that usage-based motor insurance (UBI) is generating a huge amount of interest at the moment. But is your IT infrastructure ready for it?

Katie DeGraaf from Willis Towers Watson explains what needs to be done to realise the potential of UBI

New business solutions and capabilities are coming to Microsoft Dynamics 365

New business solutions and capabilities are coming to Microsoft Dynamics 365
By Lindsay James | 26 April 2017

New features include integration with LinkedIn, talent management services and industry-specific apps 

Hannover Messe 2017: The importance of embracing digital

Hannover Messe 2017: The importance of embracing digital
By Sean Dudley | 26 April 2017

Çağlayan Arkan says companies from all sectors and of all sizes must ‘embark on the digital journey’

Interop ITX to focus on current and future state of IT in the workplace

Interop ITX to focus on current and future state of IT in the workplace
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 April 2017

Cloud, big data and DevOps will also be covered at the event in Las Vegas this May

European Manufacturing Strategies Summit

European Manufacturing Strategies Summit
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 April 2017

27-29 November; Berlin, Germany

Attendees will explore how to adopt Industry 4.0 and move to the smart factory of the future

TRUSTECH

TRUSTECH
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 April 2017

28-30 November; Cannes, France

Start-ups and fintechs to showcase latest innovations for the payment and identification industries

Industry of Things World 2017

Industry of Things World 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 April 2017

18-19 September; Berlin Congress Center, Germany

More than 1,000 experts will discuss IoT technologies, AI and Industry 4.0

Hannover Messe 2017: Jabil and Radius demo HoloLens tool

Hannover Messe 2017: Jabil and Radius demo HoloLens tool
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 April 2017

Companies using holograms and 3D printing to improve innovation in the manufacturing process

Hannover Messe 2017: Trekstor IoT watch could replace handheld devices

Hannover Messe 2017: Trekstor IoT watch could replace handheld devices
By Rebecca Lambert | 25 April 2017

The Windows 10 IoT Core device takes advantage of Microsoft Azure Cloud services

Hannover Messe 2017: Taqtile showcases mixed reality app

Hannover Messe 2017: Taqtile showcases mixed reality app
By Sean Dudley | 25 April 2017

Company’s Field Inspection app harnesses Windows 10, Hololens and Microsoft Cloud technology

Hannover Messe 2017: Sarcos Robotics and Microsoft develop AI robot

Hannover Messe 2017: Sarcos Robotics and Microsoft develop AI robot
By Rebecca Lambert | 25 April 2017

The Guardian S robot uses the Azure IoT Suite and more to carry out inspections in difficult terrains

Cloud, AI, unified communications and analytics to top bill at UC EXPO

Cloud, AI, unified communications and analytics to top bill at UC EXPO
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 April 2017

Event will explore the technologies that will change how companies work in the future

ACORD 2017

ACORD 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 April 2017

24-26 October; Marriott Copley Place, Boston, Massachusetts, US

ACORD aims to help its members make improvements across the insurance value chain

Industry of Things World Asia 2017

Industry of Things World Asia 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 April 2017

3-4 July; Marina Bay Sands Hotel, Singapore

Event is aimed at companies wanting to adopt smart manufacturing and industrial internet of things

Hannover Messe 2017: the tech transforming manufacturing

Hannover Messe 2017: the tech transforming manufacturing
By Guest | 24 April 2017

Microsoft’s Toni Townes-Whitley provides an overview of the innovations being showcased at the world’s biggest industrial fair, which opened its doors today

Microsoft’s Toni Townes-Whitley outlines the innovations being showcased at Hannover Messe

AI to transform automotive and industrial equipment manufacturing

AI to transform automotive and industrial equipment manufacturing
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 April 2017

Accenture research shows companies must invest in digital technologies now to remain competitive

How new technologies are empowering educators

How new technologies are empowering educators
By Sean Dudley | 24 April 2017

Today’s students have different expectations when it comes to how they are taught and what is possible within the education space. Microsoft’s Anthony Salcito explains how educators must adapt and embrace technology to stay ahead

Microsoft’s Anthony Salcito explains how educators must adapt and embrace technology to stay ahead

Security of Things World 2017

Security of Things World 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 April 2017

12-13 June, Titanic Chaussee Hotel Berlin, Germany

Key topics will include security in the cloud, data privacy and much more

What to expect from this year's RBTE event

What to expect from this year's RBTE event
By Lindsay James | 24 April 2017

Matt Bradley, event director at RBTE, gives us a sneak preview into this year’s conference which takes place at Olympia in London from 8-9 May

Matt Bradley, event director at RBTE, gives us a sneak preview into this year’s conference 

Asian Banking Forum: Southeast Asia

Asian Banking Forum: Southeast Asia
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 April 2017

14-15 June; Singapore

Key topics will include digital wallets, reaching the unbanked and more

Autonomous Systems World 2017

Autonomous Systems World 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 April 2017

14-15 June; Titanic Chaussee Berlin, Germany

Find out how autonomous systems technologies are transforming industrial workplaces

The Future of Finance Summit 2017

The Future of Finance Summit 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 April 2017

8-10 June; Singapore

An event dedicated to banking, fintech, insurance, asset management and more

Microsoft aims to lower IoT complexity with series of new solutions

Microsoft aims to lower IoT complexity with series of new solutions
By Sean Dudley | 21 April 2017

Connected Factory, Microsoft IoT Central and Azure Time Series to support digital transformation

How to adopt a successful ‘cloud first’ approach

How to adopt a successful ‘cloud first’ approach
By Guest | 21 April 2017

Gene Webb from Profisee explains that, when it comes to cloud adoption and deployment, companies have a variety of choices, challenges and opportunities

Gene Webb from Profisee says companies turning to the cloud have a variety of choices and opportunities 

Chessington Garden Centre expands with Microsoft Dynamics NAV

Chessington Garden Centre expands with Microsoft Dynamics NAV
By Lindsay James | 21 April 2017

Microsoft’s ERP solution combines with LS Retail’s POS solution to deliver new efficiencies 

Lloyds Banking Group is first in its industry to trial Windows Hello

Lloyds Banking Group is first in its industry to trial Windows Hello
By Lindsay James | 21 April 2017

Customers of Lloyds Bank, Halifax and Bank of Scotland will benefit from new biometric functionality

Omnichannel to be a key focus at eTail Europe this June

Omnichannel to be a key focus at eTail Europe this June
By Guest | 20 April 2017

Lauren Pozmanter, public relations manager at Worldwide Business Research, shares what we can expect at the e-commerce event from 20-22 June

Lauren Pozmanter shares what we can expect at the e-commerce event from 20-22 June

Ensuring a hitch-free premiere of Batman v Superman

Ensuring a hitch-free premiere of Batman v Superman
By Lindsay James | 20 April 2017

With help from Microsoft, Warner Brothers premiered Batman v Superman to the masses without a hitch

With help from Microsoft, Warner Brothers premiered Batman v Superman to the masses without a hitch 

The tech that has saved Sodexo tens of millions of dollars

The tech that has saved Sodexo tens of millions of dollars
By Lindsay James | 20 April 2017

Using Microsoft tech to transform on a global scale, Sodexo has achieved significant new efficiencies

How Microsoft is helping to create ‘the newspaper of dreams’

How Microsoft is helping to create ‘the newspaper of dreams’
By Lindsay James | 19 April 2017

Publico24 is leveraging the Microsoft cloud to help the media industry to create personalised content  

Why Microsoft is championing women in technology

Why Microsoft is championing women in technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 April 2017

Dawn Conner outlines how Microsoft’s Women in Business and Technology initiative helps female professionals reach their full potential in the IT industry

Dawn Conner outlines how Microsoft is helping female professionals reach their full potential 

 

Microsoft to acquire Intentional Software to build productivity portfolio

Microsoft to acquire Intentional Software to build productivity portfolio
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 April 2017

Company has been focused on creating a platform for a new generation of team productivity apps

UC EXPO

UC EXPO
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 April 2017

17-18 May; ExCeL London, UK

Delegates will explore solutions that are providing flexible ways of supporting communication

From paper to digital: NHS Wales turns to iBabs to digitise meetings

From paper to digital: NHS Wales turns to iBabs to digitise meetings
By Rebecca Lambert | 18 April 2017

NHS Wales board members have moved to paperless meetings, saving them time, money and paper, using iBabs software

PwC expands partnership with Microsoft

PwC expands partnership with Microsoft
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 April 2017

Consulting firm aims to better support clients with digital, cloud and business transformations

Digital transformation in financial services: from strategy to reality

Digital transformation in financial services: from strategy to reality
By Rebecca Lambert | 17 April 2017

We discuss Microsoft’s digital transformation strategy and hear from Karen Cone about the difference it is making in financial services. Rebecca Lambert finds out more

We discuss Microsoft’s digital transformation strategy and hear about the difference it is making in financial services

The data revolution has begun

The data revolution has begun
By Guest | 14 April 2017

Advances in data analytics and machine learning are changing the way companies operate, enabling businesses to become more productive and more profitable than ever before. Paul Rubens reports

Discover how advances in data analytics and machine learning are changing the way companies operate

Consistency is key for tackling hybrid cloud complexity, says Microsoft

Consistency is key for tackling hybrid cloud complexity, says Microsoft
By Rebecca Lambert | 13 April 2017

Julia White, Microsoft’s corporate vice president, shares findings from a new hybrid cloud report

The Spring issue of The Record is out now

The Spring issue of The Record is out now
By Lindsay James | 13 April 2017

The latest issue of The Record is available in print and digital formats

Delivery of Things World 2017

Delivery of Things World 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 April 2017

24-25 April; KOSMOS Cinema, Berlin, Germany

Delegates will learn how to turn their organisation into a more agile, DevOps-oriented business

Microsoft acquires container technology experts Deis

Microsoft acquires container technology experts Deis
By Sean Dudley | 12 April 2017

Company aims to support the development of containerised workloads on Azure

PwC finds 55% of patients would use robotic health services

PwC finds 55% of patients would use robotic health services
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 April 2017

Patients would use AI services if they improved access to healthcare and gave quicker diagnoses

Apps World Evolution

Apps World Evolution
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 April 2017

13-15 June; ExCeL, London

Find out how to use next generation technology to build immersive and intuitive experiences

Industry 4.0 to top the bill at Hannover Messe

Industry 4.0 to top the bill at Hannover Messe
By Rebecca Gibson | 11 April 2017

The event billed as the world’s leading trade fair for industrial technology takes place this April

Businesses are choosing to invest in cloud over servers, says Gartner

Businesses are choosing to invest in cloud over servers, says Gartner
By Rebecca Lambert | 10 April 2017

Analyst expects businesses to rent more server power in the cloud, rather than buy and maintain their own

Why ClearBank will make a difference in the UK

Why ClearBank will make a difference in the UK
By Lindsay James | 07 April 2017

Nick Ogden, ClearBank’s executive chairman, tells Lindsay James why the UK financial services market needs a new clearing bank

Nick Ogden, ClearBank’s executive chairman, explains why the UK market is ripe for a clearing bank 

Microsoft, Esri and Frequentis create the control room of the future

Microsoft, Esri and Frequentis create the control room of the future
By Lindsay James | 06 April 2017

Victims of crime will receive better and quicker help from police thanks to Microsoft and its partners 

Microsoft adds new security capabilities to Office 365

Microsoft adds new security capabilities to Office 365
By Sean Dudley | 06 April 2017

Threat Intelligence and Advanced Data Governance to help organisations avoid risk 

Businesses can expect 14% revenue boost from modernising IT systems

Businesses can expect 14% revenue boost from modernising IT systems
By Lindsay James | 06 April 2017

Avanade report highlights benefits to the bottom line, including over 13% reduction in operating costs

How Special Olympics is leveraging Microsoft tech

How Special Olympics is leveraging Microsoft tech
By Lindsay James | 05 April 2017

With its new Azure-enabled system, Special Olympics has access to more data than ever before